FRANCO-AMERICAN NEWS AND CULTURE
    Check out the analysis about Northern New England and our Canadian neighbors posted in a social media message by Dr. Dora Mills, who works at Maine Health, in Portland, ME, and who has given her permission to share this information titled “Not-So-Brief COVID-19 Update: Together, Stamping Out… Read More
    LIFE DOWNEAST
    Plenty has changed over the course of a month. Life as we knew it has stopped. After a brief pause to regroup, some monumental restrictions have been enacted that will prolong our return to normal. Megan Ellis photo But we will return to normal. Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    DIFW’s wildlife video of carnivors is very good. I’m sure you’ll enjoy it, and you can access it here:   googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i = 0; i < slot_sizes.length;… Read More
    CATCHING HEALTH
    When you are someone who loves being around other people, the thought of being isolated for weeks on end might be unbearable. But Charlie Grindle, a self-avowed extrovert, has discovered some of the upsides. Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    Watching the 2004 postseason on NESN last week was tremendous fun, reliving moments where I could not only recollect where I was, but probably also who I was with and what I was wearing too. As the games went along, there were several discussion points that I came… Read More
    MAINE AT WAR
    A storm tosses the sloop USS Richmond as she participates in blockading duty off Mobile Bay. American lore has overlooked the blockading conducted on inland western waters, including the Louisiana bayous, rivers, and lakes. (Harper’s Weekly)… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Throughout my life I have had amazing encounters with wildlife, and today I’m going to start sharing some of those stories with you. Today I’ll start with encounters with an ermine and a skunk. I was deer hunting on my woodlot and sitting on the ground… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    So much has changed in the world lately and we are spending more time at home than ever before. Since this “at-home” time is mostly out of our control, I suggest we look at the positives whenever possible and make the best of it! Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    There’s SO MUCH information on our food labels these days. It's almost like the label has it's own language! This ebook will break it all down in a logical, step-by-step guide. Read More
    OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS
    Popcorn is a delicious snack many of us eat frequently, and yet we may not know all there is to know about it. For instance, it is loaded with nutrients and offers some important health benefits.  This corn that pops when heated… Read More
    CATCHING HEALTH
    As COVID-19 continues to spread around the world, including in Maine and the rest of the United States, the information we receive can sometimes be misleading and/or confusing. That's why it's important to get it from a trusted source. One of mine is Dr. Dora Anne Mills. Read More